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      Mickey Mouse’s first appearance in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade -- New York City, 1934.

    • Dominic Karwoski

      Mickey Mouses First appearance in the Macys Thanksgiving Parade, NYC, 1934.

    • Chandra

      Mickey Mouse’s First appearance in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade, NYC, 1934. #photography #vintage #disney #mickeymouse

    • Jana Hallford

      The first Mickey Mouse balloon to float above the streets of New York City in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade, 1934.

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      I read this on the CityPASS blog: The History of NYC's Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

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